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Funky Foil Invites
by Caitlin I.
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the challenge

The Challenge


There’s no better way to celebrate a birthday than with a funky foil birthday invitation and a whole lot of colour. Get creative with your colour combinations: black, dark blue, kraft or white paper, paired with black, silver, gold, rose gold, copper, green, blue, red or pink foil. Design two birthday invitations that pop, and we’ll pick our favourites to be listed for sale on Paperlust.

Entries close; 17.07.2017


Challenge guidelines 

- Work off templates found in the designer kit

- Design should include foil

- Save files as high quality JPEGs for submission

Download the designer kit for more details 


Required cards;


- 2x Birthday Invitations 

How to enter;


- Download the designer kit and follow it’s instructions

- Submit your designs through the design challenge page

- You will be notified when voting opens

- Support other creatives by voting on their designs 


Judging Criteria:

The winners and runners up are a mixture of public voting and the Paperlust judging team. The top five public voted designs will be assessed by the Paperlust creative and design team on the criteria of design quality, response to brief, technical considerations and saleability.


 The Winners receive:


- 1st place will receive 15% commission on every sale for an entire year and professional photography of their designs

- 2nd & 3rd places will receive 12% commission on every sale for an entire year 

- Runner up designs (if selected) will be listed on Paperlust for sale as featured designs (receiving 8% commission on every sale) 

Need Help?

- Designer FAQs

- Email;

- Inspiration; Pinterest boards 



Submissions Open - 03/07/2017

Closed for Submissions - 17/07/2017

Voting Opens - 18/07/2017

Voting Closes - 01/08/2017

runners up

Designs that got loads of support and votes, and will be listed for sale on Paperlust...
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design winner
Blue and Gold Party
by Jade Crosbie
funky foil
design winner
This Old Bird
by James Boston
funky foil
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